Mediation Panel

Subject: Name:Court Contact: Last Updated:
Profiles Dillard, John M. ADR Program Office, 213-894-299306/02/2015

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA

PANEL MEDIATOR PERSONAL PROFILE

Name:Dillard, John M.
Address:19621 Verona Lane, Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Available to Mediate in these Counties:Orange
Phone:714-953-9936
FAX:714-970-3754
E-Mail Address:
Website:
dillardlawcal@aol.com
California State Bar Number:70640
Firm Name:Law Offices of John M. Dillard
Areas of Expertise
(willing to mediate cases in these areas):
* Alternative Dispute Resolution * Business/Commercial Litigation * Employment/Discrimination Wrongful Termination * Environment * Insurance Coverage/Bad Faith * Labor * Personal Injury * Products Liability * Real Estate/Construction
Experience:In private practice for over 25 years as a trial lawyer, with experience in both federal and state courts in California and throughout the United States, including federal and state appellate arguments in California; Arbitrator with the Orange County Superior Court, Crash Settlement Attorney with the Glendale Superior Court, Fee Arbitrator with the Orange Bar Association; Lecturer with the Practicing Law Institute.
Work History for the Past Five Years: Managing Partner, Law Offices of John M. Dillard
Education:B.A. UCLA (1968)
J.D. Pepperdine University School of Law (1976)
Lead Articles Editor, Pepperdine University Law Review
Dispute Resolution Training:Pepperdine University, Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution,
Mediating the Litigated Case (42 hours); CLE Seminar Training in ADR and Orange County Bar Training in Fee Arbitration
Dispute Resolution Experience:Attorney Settlement Officer experience with USDC, Private Mediation, Glendale Superior Court Crash Program
Professional Licenses:State Bar of California; Commercial Pilot License
Professional Memberships:State Bar of California, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Orange County Bar Association (Fee Arbitration Panel Member), Defense Research Institute, American Trial Lawyers Association
Other:Past Lecturer for the Practicing Law Institute, Speaker for the Orange County Bar Speakers Bureau, Constitutional Rights Foundation Law Firm of the year 1994-95, Member of the American Cancer Society Committee of 100, Charter Member of the Yosemite Fund, Board Member, Placentia Yorba Linda Educational Foundation